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Business Analyst

Public Sector Resourcing

Remote Working
Public Sector and Government,


Business Analyst (Inside IR35)

Contract Term: 6 Months   
Contracting Authority: The Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office

Location: Hybrid Working (1-2 days a week in London office)

Job Purpose:

The Business Analyst role supports project management and business analyst activities.  The Business Analyst is responsible for capturing, documenting and maintaining the Programme requirements.

As a Business Analyst, you will make sure outcomes are aligned with the service vision and business strategy by connecting the current and future business models and delivering towards achieving the business architecture strategy. You will also be involved in supporting and informing product iteration, evolution and optimisation.

You will build and manage effective stakeholder relationships internally and externally. You will challenge constructively and act as a critical voice to stakeholders and delivery colleagues in order to achieve solutions that are fit for purpose.

You will work independently and/or as part of a team and will have a good understanding of your own work area. The Business Analyst role is crucial in bridging the gap between the business stakeholders and the Programme.

As a Business Analyst your main responsibilities would be:

  • Gathering, managing, and validating requirements, as well as business strategy problems, in the most appropriate and effective manner for the programme
  • Conducting process capture and engineering activities to document business processes
  • Ownership of scope and feasibility analysis
  • Facilitation and capture of stakeholder views via interviews, surveys, document analysis or workshInput and escalation of risks and issues into project RAID logs
  • Building strong relationships with business stakeholders and programme team to facilitate effective communication and collaboration
  • Validating specific requirements to ensure accuracy and alignment with business goals
  • Owning the challenge of driving Business Analysis delivery through to conclusions
  • Modelling processes/procedures using established techniques with understanding of their purpose and importance.

You’ll have:

  • Proven experience as a Business Analyst, with a clear focus on requirements gathering and analysis
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to adapt to changing project requirements and work in fast-paced agile environment
  • Excellent, written, verbal and interpersonal skills
  • Experience in managing relationships between external partners and business stakeholders
  • Exposure to a variety of development methodologies and techniques, both Waterfall and Agile
  • The role holder is expected to act with minimum supervision and to deliver to schedule whilst balancing multiple priorities
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Familiarity with IT networks
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Active SC Clearance is required for this role
    If this Business Analyst role sounds like something that you would be interested in, please click the link to apply or get in touch with
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    In applying for this role, you acknowledge the following “this role falls in scope of the Off Payroll Working in the Public Sector legislation. Any rates of payment quoted will reflect the gross rate per day for the assignment and will be subject to appropriate taxes and statutory costs. As such the payment to the intermediary and your income resulting from this contract will be different”.

    Please be aware that this role can only be worked within the UK and not Overseas.